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Bloomberg BusinessWeek to Cover Truck Driver Convention

Sep
22,
2011
5

As truck drivers face stricter regulations within the industry, more drivers are considering turning away from a professional truck driving career. From the CSA, anti-idling laws, proposed ban on cell phone use, low wages, future HOS rule changes and the … Continue reading

Truck Drivers to Face Stricter DOT Medical Exams

Jun
20,
2011
4

Truck driver, Ed Webb learned first-hand how states are increasing their attention to the testing of sleep apnea. After being woken up by an Indiana state trooper when he heard snoring coming from the truck, he found himself being audited … Continue reading

Crime Against Truckers

Apr
11,
2011
0

Recent news reports about truck drivers becoming victims of robbery in a Tennessee truck stop has once again raised the important issue of safe and secure parking for truckers.  Crime against truckers have been on the rise in the past … Continue reading

Raising Truck Driver Pay

Jan
24,
2011
2

As of January 13th, 2011 the average pay for company truck drivers was reported to be $53,000 per year.  In reality, we know that this is totally false.  Also in reality, we know that average truck driver salaries for job … Continue reading

FMCSA Pre-Employment Screening Program

Oct
4,
2010
1

The new pre-employment screening program (PSP), administered by the FMCSA was featured  on Truth About Trucking “LIVE” talk radio, Wednesday, October 6th, 2010. Todd Dills, Senior editor of Overdrive and Truckers News magazines was our special guest as we discussed … Continue reading

Overdrive Magazine to celebrate 50 Years of Trucking News

Sep
8,
2010
0

The best magazines in the trucking industry are with out a doubt, Truckers News and Overdrive.  Informative articles with a great writing staff, even legendary trucking talk show host, Bill Mack, relied on Overdrive for up-to-date trucking news. Next month … Continue reading

Cargo Theft serious issue for trucking industry

Aug
30,
2010
1

The U. S. trucking industry has seen a serious rise of cargo theft over the past few years and the problem is growing rapidly.  So much in fact, that stealing truck freight is becoming the “signature crime of the early … Continue reading

Truth About Trucking “LIVE” to Air Open Discussion on Industry Issues

Jan
14,
2010
0

Blog Talk Radio’s premier trucking talk radio show, Truth About Trucking “LIVE” will air their first show of 2010 with an open line discussion of the most important issues facing the trucking industry today: Trucking Topics Open Discussion “Allen opens … Continue reading

Trucker Story Featured in Leading Trucking Magazine

May
27,
2009
1

Truckers News, the #1 leading lifestyle magazine for over the road truck drivers, features the iPhone Trucker Application in their June, 2009 issue.  Truckers news is the official publication of the National Association of Truck Stop Operators (NATSO). Senior Editor … Continue reading

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